Bleu Bohéme to Celebrate National Escargot Day

Bleu Bohème Trio of Escargot: escargot fricassee, grilled skewer and escargot-stuffed ravioli (courtesy of Bleu Bohème)

National Escargot Day is the ideal day to escargot-ahead and enjoy the French delicacy at Bleu Bohéme, with a featured trio of escargot, available exclusively on Thursday, May 24.

Owner and executive chef, Ken Irvine, will prepare the trio of: a grilled skewer topped with basil pistou; escargot fricassée; and escargot-stuffed ravioli topped with tomato relish and fines herb sauce, priced at $18.95.

Escargot will also be available served “old school” with garlic herb butter, Pernod and tomatoes will be available during social hour from 5 to 6 p.m., priced at $11.95; and escargot à la moelle, a combination of snails with roasted bone marrow, pickled shallots, radishes, Fresno chili and sauce vert, will also be available on the dinner menu for $18.50.

Bleu Bohème’s complete menu is available online at www.bleuboheme.com.

About Bleu Bohème

Located in San Diego’s quaint Kensington neighborhood at 4090 Adams Ave., Bleu Bohème blends the Bohemian and artistic free spirited left bank of Paris with the roots and tradition of the rural areas of France, serving accessible, affordable and comforting French cuisine by chef and restaurateur, Ken Irvine. Bleu Bohème has been named “Best French Restaurant” by San Diego Magazine every year from 2010 through 2014 and was developed by 2012 California Restaurant Association ‘Restaurateur of the Year,’ Irvine. Bleu Bohème is open from 5 to 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 5 to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Social hour is from 5 to 6 p.m. daily, serving specially-priced appetizers and half-priced drinks. More information is available on the website at www.bleuboheme.com, by calling 619.255.4167 or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bleuboheme and Twitter and Instagram@BleuBohemeSD.